Park, Guy B.

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From Tom Pendergast to Guy Park

Letter from Kansas City political boss Tom Pendergast to Governor Guy Park, asking that he compel the Missouri legislature to appoint more Justices of the Peace in Kansas City.

From Tom Pendergast to Guy Park

Telegram from Tom Pendergast to Guy Park in opposition to a bill reducing salaries of Kansas City circuit judges but not salaries of judges elsewhere in the state.

From Tom Boydston to Guy B. Park

Letter from Tom Boydston to Guy B. Park about an article in a Massachusetts newspaper about Pendergast's control over Kansas City. He writes "that the real reason that Tom Pendergast has a hold on the people of Kansas City, is that he is a real benefactor, feeds the hungry, clothes the naked, and puts money in the pocket of the down and out fellow." He claims that "we of Platte County origin hate 'Old John Brown'," the abolitionist.

From Thomas Finnigan to Sam Hargus

Letter from Thomas J. Finnigan to Sam Hargus, personal secretary to Governor Park, in which he mentions a racing tip he gave to the Governor and others.

From Th. Y. Matley to J. W. McCammon

Letter from Thomas Y. Matley to J. W. McCammon, discussing bipartisan support for James Douglas in the campaign for Missouri Supreme Court in Clay and Platte Counties. He notes that with some individuals, "Governor Stark was being criticized for removing old folks from the pension roll," and that "quite a few who seemingly are not sufficiently interested to go and vote."

From T. J. Pendergast to Guy Park

Letter of introduction for Ruth J. Rubell of Kansas City, from Tom Pendergast to Missouri Governor Guy Park.

From T. A. Dodge to Guy Park

Letter from T. A. Dodge to Governor Guy Park offering his assistance with his administration and discussing Senator Morgan's record.

From Sophia Tritts to Sam Hargus

Letter from Sophia Tritts to Mr. Hargis regarding church charity in the Kansas City area.

From Shaffer Lamm to Guy B. Park

Letter from Shaffer Lamm to Guy B. Park requesting a letter of recommendation to Tom Pendergast to aid in finding a job.

From Sam Hargus to U. A. McBride

Letter from Sam Hargus to U. A. McBride recommending that James Pendergast should meet with Governor Guy Park.

From S. M. Scott to Guy B. Parks

Letter from S. M. Scott to Guy B. Parks reporting his belief that the election of August 4th being "a delibrate [sic] steal."

From Roy A. Guyton to Sam Hargus

Letter from Roy Guyton, certified public accountant, referring to recommendations that his firm be hired to audit the books of state governmental departments.